"Beauty and The Beast"
At the Giza pyramids near Cairo, Egypt
Winner of the High Winds medal and award at the 2011 American Watercolor
Society annual art competition
in the traveling show for The American Watercolor Society 2011 -2012.
Exhibited in the Shanghai Biennial Watercolor Exhibition, Shanghai,
Featured on the cover of the French magazine; The Art of Watercolor
First place winner in the animal/wildlife division of the Artist Magazine's
International Competition in 2011
Winner of the Barse Miller Memorial Award at the 2014 American Watercolor
Society annual art competition
and show in New York City. Featured in the traveling show with the
American Watercolor Society - 2014.
Late in the afternoon the marketplace in India was about to fold up.
The strong sun was hitting some of the baskets making a very interesting
subject to paint. This painting was a winner in the French magazine, The
Art of Watercolour competition with a two page article. This magazine is
sold in 37 countries..
"Birds of A Feather"
Inspired by a scene in Honduras.
John Singer Sargent award winner at the 2015 Transparent
Watercolor Society of America annual show.
Bellagio, Italy is a beautiful town for artists to paint. This
mountainous town is in the center of Lake Como. I have painted here
three times. Climbing the hills is a bit of exercise!
What's fpr Dinner?
We were riding a rickshaw in Delhi's's Old City. Every day the maids
go to market to buy fresh produce for dinner. The supplier had just
unloaded a huge pile of potatos. We had a great vantage point to
photograph this interesting subject!
Sorrento harbor has a variety of boats. The fisherman who owned this
beautiful boat celebrated the use of color and dedicated the boat to his
The five towns on the Italian Riviera are called Cinque Terre. At
the bottom of this narrow street of Riomaggiore, hundreds of boats are
pulled up. By following the path you can visit the other beautiful
Every summer on Lake of the Woods in Canada the pelicans visit us. In
the evening they choose a special rock to view the sunset.
An experiment with color and cotton gauze. The inspiration was from
a photograph I took in Cornwall, England. Hydrangia's line this
These colorful birds were photographed in Switzerland. They were
very proud of their color!
Medocino, Californis is the home of this adorable cottage. The blue
delphiniums were a great match for the house.
A path in the Villa
Cimbrone grounds in Amalfi Coast Italian village of Ravello
the North light book "Splash 14. The best of Watercolor"
2014 The volume is subtitled :
"light and color" and each painting is accompanied by a
caption that shows readers something about each artist's processes
pertaining to the theme of light and color.
On the shore of Lake Como in the lake country of Northern Italy.
Our hotel had a view of the beautiful harbor of the old city of Dubrovnik, Croatia.
An evening scene in the narrow
streets of Sorrento, Italy.
After The Catch"
A fisherman mending his nets in
the harbor of Alexandria, Egypt.
A boutique window in the town
of Bellagio on Lake Como, Italy.
This abandoned farmstead lies in a beautiful tranquil alpine meadow high
above Zermat, Switzerland.
This merchant is eating his
lunch as he waits for customers in Mostar, Bosnia-Herzegovina.
"Feluccas on The Nile"
Near Aswan in upper Egypt, feluccas sail the Nile.
cows near Brienz, Switzerland